Dorothy Heyward

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Dorothy Heyward (née Kuhns)
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American playwright, born June 6, 1890; died November 19, 1961. Wife of author DuBose Heyward.

Known for adapting her husband's novel "Porgy" for the stage, which became later the basis of the opera and musical "Porgy and Bess" (music by George Gershwin, libretto by DuBose Heyward, lyrics by Ira Gershwin and DuBose Heyward).
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Dorothy Heyward Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

B-1673 Dorothy Heyward - Frank Sinatra Sings George Gershwin album art Frank Sinatra Where Is My Bess? (as D. Heyward) Frank Sinatra - Frank Sinatra Sings George Gershwin(7", EP) Columbia B-1673 US 1953 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Temas Para Bailar! album art Frank Sinatra Tengo Mucho De Nada = I Go Plenty O' Nuttin' (as Hayward) Frank Sinatra - Temas Para Bailar! (Album) Capitol Records Argentina 1957 Sell This Version
EXLP 2 Dorothy Heyward - Bethlehem's Grab Bag album art Various Bess You Is My Woman Now (as Heyward) Various - Bethlehem's Grab Bag(LP, Comp) Bethlehem Records EXLP 2 US 1957 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Porgy & Bess Vol. 1 album art Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Porgy & Bess Vol. 1 (EP) Verve Records Netherlands 1959 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - On Broadway album art Arthur Lyman Porgy And Bess (as Heyward) Arthur Lyman - On Broadway (Album) HiFi Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Show Boat And Porgy & Bess album art Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra* Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra* - Show Boat And Porgy & Bess London Records 1960 Sell This Version
80 129 Dorothy Heyward - En Europe album art Ella Fitzgerald Summertime (as Heyward) Ella Fitzgerald - En Europe(LP, Album, Mono) Barclay, Verve Records 80 129 France 1960 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Big Band Percussion album art Ted Heath And His Music It Ain't Necessarily So (as Heyward) Ted Heath And His Music - Big Band Percussion (Album) Decca Germany 1962 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - This Train / Summertime album art The Brothers Four Summertime (as D. Heyward) The Brothers Four - This Train / Summertime (Single) Columbia Canada 1962 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Don't You Believe It album art Andy Williams Summertime (as D. Heyward) Andy Williams - Don't You Believe It (Single) Columbia US 1962 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Piano In The Foreground album art Duke Ellington Summertime (as D. Heyward) Duke Ellington - Piano In The Foreground (Album, Comp) Columbia US 1963 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - After Hours album art Sarah Vaughan Summertime Sarah Vaughan - After Hours (Album) Columbia US 1963 Sell This Version
10.067 Dorothy Heyward - 20 Éxitos Musicales De Películas Inolvidables album art Don Goyo (2) Summertime = Tiempo De Verano (as Heyward) Don Goyo (2) - 20 Éxitos Musicales De Películas Inolvidables(LP, Album, Mono) Orfeo (3) 10.067 Argentina 1963 Sell This Version
WA-63-054 Dorothy Heyward - Wanted! album art Davy And The Badmen Summertime Davy And The Badmen - Wanted!(LP, Album) Gothic WA-63-054 US 1963 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Something's Coming! album art Gary Burton Summertime (as Heyward) Gary Burton - Something's Coming! (Album) RCA Victor Australia 1964 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - You Were On My Mind album art We Five I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' We Five - You Were On My Mind (Album) A&M Records, Trident Productions, A&M Records US 1965 Sell This Version
237 660 Dorothy Heyward - Beat City album art Various Summertime (as Heyward) Various - Beat City(LP, Comp) Polydor 237 660 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - A Jazz Message album art Art Blakey Quartet Summertime (as D. Heyward) Art Blakey Quartet - A Jazz Message (Album) Impulse! Spain 1966 Sell This Version
820 534 Dorothy Heyward - Künstler Der Welt Bei Uns Zu Gast album art Various Summertime Various - Künstler Der Welt Bei Uns Zu Gast(LP, Comp, Mono) ETERNA 820 534 German Democratic Republic (GDR) 1966 Sell This Version
SBG 49 Dorothy Heyward - The Misty Sax Of Ace Cannon album art Ace Cannon Summertime (as D. Heyward) Ace Cannon - The Misty Sax Of Ace Cannon(7", Jukebox) London Records SBG 49 US 1967 Sell This Version
MES/6815 Dorothy Heyward - Live! At The Rainbow Grill album art Bob Crosby And The Bob Cats Summertime (as Heyward) Bob Crosby And The Bob Cats - Live! At The Rainbow Grill(LP, Album) Monmouth Evergreen MES/6815 US 1967 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Soul Hour album art Dee Dee*, Barry & The Movements* Summertime (as D. Heyward) Dee Dee*, Barry & The Movements* - Soul Hour (Album) MPS Records, BASF Germany 1968 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Brainbox album art Brainbox (3) Summertime (From and 2 more… Brainbox (3) - Brainbox (Album) Parlophone UK 1969 Sell This Version
Dorothy Heyward - Mellow Mood album art Oscar Peterson Summertime (as Heyward) Oscar Peterson - Mellow Mood (Album) Polydor UK 1972 Sell This Version
Dionne Warwicke* Summertime (as Heyward) Dionne Warwicke* - From Within Volume 1 (Album) Wand UK 1972 Sell This Version